Getty Saturday Night Live's most senior female cast member, Nasim Pedrad is set to play a role in an upcoming, untitled sitcom starring John Mulaney, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Mulaney, a former SNL writer, will star in the semi-autobiographical show about a comedy writer who needs to stop boozing and get his life together. Pedrad will play his roommate Jane, "the sweet, intelligent and lazy grade school teacher who doesn't love her job and wants to make changes but she's addicted...Read Full Story
If you were watching the tail-end of the last season of Saturday Night Live and wondering where all the women cast members were at, you're in luck. The new hires for the 35th season of SNL have been announced, Jenny Slate and Nasim Pedrad, who should help ease Kristen Wiig's burden. Nasim Pedrad, who has until now been based in the Los Vegas and Los Angeles areas, is a veteran of the Upright Citizen's Brigade scene, as well as performing with the Groundlings. She was originally born in...Read Full Story
Nasim Pedrad is a Los Angeles-based comedian. She has recently been announced as one of the new members of 'Saturday Night Live.' Find more Nasim Pedrad news and information here.